The DS-4 is a 16 1/4 inch guitar with features of the 17 inch L5 style guitar. Basically a scaled down L5 style with an L5 tailpiece.
It features block inlays and full bindings on the headstock, neck, body, f-holes and pickguard. Scale length is 24 3/4 inch.
An L5 style guitar in a smaller 16 1/4 package. Easy playability, huge sound.
Available with or without cutaway, always with a carved spruce top but laminated or carved back, CC pickup or humbucker. Brand new finish and hardware or 'Betty' relic style.
The instrument shown here ( # 32314) is inspired by the Gibson L5 guitar of Oscar Moore.
(click here to see a cutaway DS-4 guitar)
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